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FOX News
Jan 7, 2013 6:00pm PST
, four-star general stanley mcchrystal, and his 30-plus years began following his graduation from west point in 1976 and the years that followed rose through the ranks and openly became the highest ranking military officer in afghanistan as commander of u.s. forces and the international security assistance force. now, few americans have dedicated more time to this country and general mcchrystal served throughout six generals and i will ask each and every president, including president obama, and the unexpected moment came in the wake of an interview with rolling stone, magazine in which the general and his staff appeared to criticize vice-president biden and other white house officials. later tonight we will revisit that highly controversial interview and set the record straight the events surrounding his activity duty. first we welcome the studio audience author of the brand new memoir "my share of the task" retired u.s. army general stanley mcchrystal. [applause] >> it's an honor to see you. thank you so much for coming. >> sean: first of all, i've got to start, this book i could no
PBS
Jan 16, 2013 5:30pm PST
warner talks with retired u.s. general stanley mcchrystal about his command of the war in afghanistan and his new book "my share of the task." >> the afghan people are terrified. they're scared they're going to have their allies leave, their government is weak and that there's a chance they will slide back into not just taliban control but potentially civil war. >> suarez: on tonight's daily download, we look back at the 2012 election and ahead to the inauguration with the obama campaign's internet guru, harper reed. >> we basically built what amounted to an ad-tech company, but instead of targeting ads on the internet, of course we did that, we really maximized the targeting that's physical. what that means is we're not wasting anyone's time. >> brown: and we examine the fallout from tour de france champion lance armstrong's admission that he used performance enhancing drugs. >> brown: that's all ahead on tonight's "newshour." >> major funding for the pbs newshour has been provided by: >> and with the ongoing support of these institutions and foundations. and friends of the newshour.
PBS
Jan 16, 2013 3:00pm PST
reaction to the president's approach. also ahead: general stanley mcchrystal; the obama campaign's online push and a cyclist's confession. but first, the other news of the day. here's hari sreenivasan. >> sreenivasan: president obama is losing another member from his first-term cabinet. interior secretary ken salazar announced today he will step down in march, after four years on the job. salazar pushed for greater conservation and renewable energy. and, he oversaw a moratorium on offshore drilling after the b.p. oil spill in 2010. industry groups said the shutdown cost thousands of jobs, but salazar defended it today in his departure statement. attackers in algeria stormed a b.p. natural gas complex today and took dozens of foreigners hostage, including seven americans. at least two people were killed. one was british. the nationality of the other was unclear. we have a report from chris ship of "independent television news." >> reporter: the gas facility in southern algeria which early this morning was attacked by a group, claiming to be islamist militants, and where tonight that group
NBC
Jan 20, 2013 11:30am EST
. >>> we're back with more of stanley mcchrystal and his book. >> your interview with "rolling stone" that ultimately led to you're being dismissed in afghanistan, what do you regret about that? >> well, i regret that the controversy happened. i don't regret having a fairly transparent media posture. i had to explain to the american people what was happening in afghanistan. i think the commander has that responsibility. and in an unpopular war which is confusing war not very well explained here, the sons and daughters have a right to have their parents understand what we're doing. so a fairly transparent media posture did a number of imbeds. periodically, not unbroken over period of time. when his account came out, it was completely different from what i would have predicted, i say account having interacted with him. i didn't think it was particularly fair or accurate depiction of that team. but that doesn't matter. a media controversy like a flash fire gets an energy all its own. some months later department of defense, inspector general came out with a report with a different set o
CSPAN
Jan 9, 2013 6:00pm EST
an attitude, cultural attitude under general mcchrystal staff which was being this -- master and the reason why that is significant is because that actually had real policy invocations. it set up a situation where they felt no compunction to essentially disobey what the president had asked him to do. the president had said, i do not want a decade-long nation-building commitment in afghanistan. general david petraeus gave the president a plan for a decade-long nation-building in afghanistan recently general mcchrystal said we are only 50% there in afghanistan. 10 more years. so, i have been, at first sort of the response to the gentleman there was somewhat perplexing and i was like oh they just don't get it but then i realized there was a much larger something at work and it wasn't about me and it wasn't about "rolling stone." it was about the nature of reporting on the military. when we call the pentagon press corps, you think oh it's this group that covers the pentagon in a watchdog role but in fact it's not. it's an extension of the pentagon who is promoting the pentagon as much as any pr
FOX News
Jan 8, 2013 2:00am PST
stanley mcchrystal. the four star general became the highest ranking military officer in afghanistan as commander of u.s. forces ain't national security assistance force. in his memoir my share of the task he details his 30 year career and talks about some of the controversy. many of you will remember the controversies in a moenlt. you will hear his take on the unexpected resignation following his interview with rolling stones magazine which the general and staff criticized vice president biden and other white house officials. talk about this the recent shake-up of the national security team brought a whole lot of controversial nominations. last night on hannity mcchrystal offered his opinion on the president's nominees. >> i think first i don't judge the cabinet selections in quite the same way. some people do by policy. i think the most important thing is that tdid the president trus them. the president will be responsible for the direction in which the administration goes. the cabinet has to be cohesive team that operates together. it is important they have bonds of trust that ope
FOX News
Jan 13, 2013 12:00am PST
stanley mcchrystal on the impact defense cuts will have on our military. country at this super star john rigs little rock. >> save a horse, ride a cowboy. >> ladies and gentlemen, governor mike huckabee. >> mike: great audience, thank you so much. welcome to huckabee in the fox news studios in new york city. i found a new way this week to make liberals really really mad at me. here is what you do. just repeat what liberals are saying. they hate it when conservatives agree with them. all right. the "new york times" started all of this by publishing a photo of the president meeting with what the white house described as his key economic advisors during the fiscal cliff negotiations. they noted everyone in the room was of the male gender. the white house press core peppered jay carney about all the men he has appointed to major slots and carney dug his own hole and jumped in it by saying the president is looking for the best people. that caused some the women supporters of president to ask if he was saying that there weren't any qualified women available? democratic congressman charlie rang
CBS
Jan 7, 2013 5:30pm PST
a remarkable a interview tonight with general stanley mcchrystal, the man who led the war in afghanistan. mcchrystal was forced to resign that job in 2010 because of a magazine interview in which members of his staff were critical of the obama administration mcchrystal once led the hunt for terrorists in iraq and he told david martin about his decision to call in anisio air strike that killed the head of al qaeda in iraq, abu musab al-zarqawi. >> i had every expectation that his wife and children were there with him. >> reporter: getting him was just worth the price of killing innocents? >> this was a man who had notnot only personally been involved in killing but had literally precipitated thousands and thousands of deaths in iraq. his cruelty en masse was stunning. it was so necessary to stop him i didn't hesitate. >> pelley: mcchrystal now runs a consulting group and has just published a memoir. since the real estate implosion five years ago, major banks have been accused of fraudulentaccu tactics to foreclose on thousands of americans. well, today the u.s. government reached a settlement with te
CBS
Jan 9, 2013 11:00pm EST
on february 24th. here's what general stanley mcchrystal said to me yesterday. >> i think the ambiguity of the movie, i'm not arguing whether the movie is true or not but it forces the debate. it actually shows both sides of it. it shows the horror of torture, the cruelty of it but it also shows the underlying rationale for somebody who might argue for it. so it sort of puts it right in front of us that says how do you feel about this and how would you feel about this in the future. it's also easy to feel about it this way. if we go back to 9/11 -- >> rose: and you hear the voices. >> it's different. but you have to set yourself a moral compass because long term i believe my personal position, if you start down that path, we won't be who we need to be and we won't be internal to ourselves and we won't be perceived who we must be perceived to be. >> rose: the national conversation is sparked by the film comes at the time of leadership changes at the c.i.a. state dent and pentagon. from washington peter bergen cnn national security analyst and author of man hunt the ten year search of
MSNBC
Jan 17, 2013 6:00am PST
enough votes on california total hicapitol hillo get what he wants. we'll talk to stanley mcchrystal. find out what the man who led the u.s. mission in afghanistan has to say about his ouster. president obama's pentagon pick and a lot more. >>> and 2013 kicks off with another sports scandal. suddenly, a tear-jerking tragedy for one of college football's brightest stars turns into a twisted tale of lies. >>> good morning from washington, it's thursday, january 17th, 2013, this is "the daily rundown," i'm chuck todd. we couldn't ignore te'o. the first read of the morning. the president didn't just roll out a new set of gun proposals. he launched an emotional campaign to try to get congress to act, devoting more time lying out the need for new action on guns than the plans themselves. using every tool at his disposal to tap into public anger and grief about gun violence. in front of an audience that included parents of newtown victims, and making an emotional reference to one of the children who died. 7-year-old grace mcdonnell. >> i'm told she loved pink. she loved the beach. she dream
PBS
Jan 8, 2013 11:00pm PST
>> rose: welcome to the program. tonight a conversation with general stanley mcchrystal. he has a new memoir called "my share of the task." >> the day i resigned was a painful day. it was humiliating, it was hard because i was afraid i'd let so many people down. i'd let the mission down, i let my wife down. but, the one thing i could control was the future. >> rose: general mcchrystal fothe hour, next. captioning sponsored by rose communications from our studios in new york city, this is charlie rose. >> rose: general stanley mcchrystal is here. he's written a new memoir called "my share of the task." mcchrystal was to the military born, a west point graduate like his father before him let the joint operations command from 203 to 2008. his says included the capture of saddam hussein. he is credited by many with that transformed special forces into what they are today. in june 2009 he became commander of the u.s. forces in isaf in afghanistan where he pursued a strategic of couerinsurgency. th assigent wod be his la in he military, an article called the run away general which a
Current
Jan 8, 2013 3:00pm PST
? >> well, let's say it's going to be all given way. stanley mcchrystal has more credibility than i ever will have in terms of guns and the damage guns could do. >> jennifer: that's right the third leader to head the gun control general mcchrystal in afghanistan. today general mcchrystal called for much stricter gun laws. >> i spent a career carrying m-16s and it fires a 223 caliber round at 3,000 feet per second. when it hits a human body the affects are devastating. it is designed to do that. that's what our soldiers out to carry. i personally do not think that there any need for that kind of weaponry on the streets. >> jennifer: well, even these three very powerful leaders mcchrystal bloomberg giffords, they could have a difficult time getting legislation passed because the gun lobby is mobilizing, the first ever gun appreciation day just two days before the presidential inauguration. the group is calling on supporters to turn out en masse at gun stores, ranges, and shows from coast to coast with their constitution american flags and hands off my guns signs to protest president obama'
FOX News
Jan 6, 2013 10:00pm PST
by choice. general stanley mcchrystal talking about what cut his career short and the man who become the 37th u.s. president was born in a house. the richard nixon library and museum has a plan for the centennial. we'll go live there for the details. ♪ people really love snapshot from progressive, but don't just listen to me. listen to these happy progressive customers. i plugged in snapshot, and 30 days later, i was saving big on car insurance. with snapshot, i kn what i could save before i switched to progressive. the better i drive, the more i save. i wi our company had something this cool. you're not filming this, are you? aw! camera shy. snapshot from progressive. test-drive snapshot before you switch. visit progressive.com today. >> he retired general stanley mcchrystal taking the blame nor a magazine article that essentially ended his military career. he talks about the 2010 rolling stone article for the first time in his new memoir, my share of attacks. and the article anonymously quoted mcchrystal's aides criticizing. and he talked about it in an interview. >> i was awakened abo
FOX News
Jan 6, 2013 3:00am PST
general mcchrystal owning up to the career ending rolling stone article. and joining us, peter. >> reporter: and the has been teaching a leadership course at yale, but a book "my share of the task" and puts into writing an explanation of that 2010 rolling stone article called "the run away general" by michael hastings which basically forced general mcchrystal to resign as the ways' seen as making fun of some members of the obama administration. mcchrystal writes, this is quote, regardless how i judged the story for fairness or accuracy, responsibility was mine. general mcchrystal also suggests in this new book that michael hastings, that free-lance author of the article, may have been unworthy of his trust and transparency and he describes the plane ride back to d.c. on his way to offer his resignation to president obama after 34 years of service, by writing that he didn't call anyone for advice, he just got on the plane and that was that. something else mcchrystal chronicles in his book are the struggles he had with the white house while he was in charge in kabul. there were
CBS
Jan 13, 2013 8:30am PST
on the armed services committee stanley mcchrystal, the former commander of our troops in afghanistan. wells virginia's democratic senator joe manchin and loss an list mayoran -- los angeles marion antonio villaraigosa and amy walter and our own john dickerson. this is face the nation. captioning sponsored by cbs from cbs news in washington, "face the nation" with bob schieffer. >> schieffer: and good morning even again and we're going to begin with the senior republican, senator john mccain. senator thanks for being with us this morning. well the president made it pretty clear on friday, we're leaving afghanistan and perhaps sooner than some expected, and every report you hear from behind the scenes is we're going to keep very very few people there. what do you make of this, what's your take on all this? >> it's a one of a series of decisions the president has made basically irrelevanting his military advisors so whether it be in iraq which is now unraveling very significantly or whether it be the decisions about a surge and how many and how soon they leave. there's a series of decisions a
CSPAN
Jan 31, 2013 6:00am EST
of santa fe. saturday at an eastern on c-span2's booktv. >> general stanley mcchrystal commanded special operation forces in iraq, and later was u.s. command in afghanistan until his resignation in 2010. he was at the brookings institution on monday where he discussed u.s. strategy in afghanistan and his newly published memoir. this is an hour and a half. >> good morning, everyone. welcome to brookings. thank you very much for coming out on this particular day. although it's an unusual treat with such an amazing events of general stan mcchrystal are today. i'm mike o'hanlon, one of the members of the 21st century center for security and intelligence. we are hosting this event with bruce riedel who runs the intelligence project within our center. and today's topic, as you know, is general mcchrystal's experience, particularly of the joint special operations command where, for five years, essentially lived in iraq most of the time and build an organization that was already an impressive organization into what was the state-of-the-art capability. it led not to our top of today but the track
Comedy Central
Jan 8, 2013 11:00pm PST
for you tonight. general billy mc-- stanley mcchrystal. last night we talked fiscal cliff. in the wake of things that happened. newtown a roara, portland, tucson -- it's a 22 minute show so i'm not going to list everybody but finally everybody is ready to talk about gun violence. the patrol has been ready for quite some time now. let's have that conversation people. nothing is off the table. no bad idea. it's a safe space. let's start the discussion on gun violence. let's talk about the gun control. >> gun control is not going to make any kid safer. we have to get the real problem, the real causes. >> jon: sorry, i just assumed that beginning a conversation about gun control meant starting with guns but you want to talk about the non-gun cause of -- [ laughter ] -- gun violence. you know what? it's a conversation no bad ideas maybe there's other factors we should look at. let's -- what other none-gun causes are we talking about here. we have violence surrounding us we think is okay. >> violent video games with names like bullet storm, grand theft auto cano, film like american psycho, n
Current
Jan 17, 2013 4:00pm PST
criticism for two reasons. first, i think in terms of what he said about general stanley mcchrystal that's factually untrue and calls into question president obama's decision when he decided to get rid of stanley mcchrystal. if you're looking at who got the worst end in the bargain, the white house general mcchrystal or rolling stone. the white house got pushed into a war in afghanistan because of what the general, you know, advocated, so that to me -- then the other thing he was talking about was this interview rolling stone with with president obama which was hugely favorable. i didn't know what he was talking about except it dawned on me, obama was quoted as saying romney was a b.s.er and i probably can't say it on air. again, totally on the record thing. apparently that also offended mayor emanuel where he reacted quite strongly to my question. >> cenk: fascinating to me, because insight into how the media and government interplay i guess because michael, i mean, i would -- rahm emanuel does not react like this to every reporter. why would he to you? >> i thought about this a lot in
FOX News
Jan 6, 2013 7:00pm PST
's their ball. don't foul them when they inbound. team! alex! good call. >> he retired general stanley mcchrystal taking the blame nor a magazine article that essentially ended his military career. he talks about the 2010 rolling stone article for the first time in his new memoir, my share of attacks. and the article anonymously quoted mcchrystal's aides criticizing. and he talked about it in an interview. >> i was awakened about 2 in the morning and i was told there was a problem, that the rolling stone article was about to come out and it was bad. >> shannon: mcchrystal resigned as administration in afghanistan after that article was published and in the book writes no matter how he judged the story for fairness and accuracy, the responsible was his own, you can hear much more from general mcchrystal tomorrow night in an hour long interview with sean hannity, nine o'clock eastern right here only on fox news channel. super storm sandy victims are one step closer to getting the help they need. president obama signing into law the 9.7 billion dollar panel approved by lawmakers. it will increase th
MSNBC
Jan 10, 2013 11:00am PST
clinton, is how much they mirrored what general mcchrystal said on "morning joe" i think it was tuesday morning and, tamron, on my radio program today, tom ridge, the nation's first secretary of homeland security and republican from a gun state embraced what mcchrystal said and the significance is, you know, these are new voices to this debate. when you get a general mcchrystal weighing in on something like this, i think it carries sway. >> chris, do you believe that? >> i think it helps. i mean, any time, especially with a diversity of senators or members of the public, prominent figures talking about this, general mcchrystal's statement is striking. heerl's a man that carried the assault weapons defending this country his career and the idea to go off the street and buy a semiautomatic version of it is pretty striking. what i hope happens is there's a realization that you can defend the 2nd amendment and have reasonable common sense controls on guns that keep guns out of individuals that will do others harm. i think it can be done. >> we'll see the ideas. they'll go to the president a
FOX News
Jan 13, 2013 5:00pm PST
. next i'll talk to four-star general stanley mcchrystal how we can make sure that the men and women of our military are properly equipped for battle. we'll be right back. so, um, whoever's fathered the most children, gets the most data. let's just do it by hair. body hair? most dental work. what? [ phones buzzing and beeping ] stop downloading, and stop liking everything. it should be by who has the least amount of cartilage in their left knee. [ mom ] i just want to take a bath. [ male announcer ] say no to sharing. say yes to sprint. with truly unlimited data, text and calling. is a fantastic experience. 30 shrimp for $11.99. i can't imagine anything better. you're getting a ton of shrimp, and it tastes really good! [ male announcer ] hurry in to red lobster's 30 shrimp for just $11.99! choose any two of five savory shrimp selections, like mango jalapeÑo shrimp and parmesan crunch shrimp. two delicious shrimp selections on one plate! all with salad and unlimited cheddar bay biscuits. 30 shrimp, just $11.99 for a limited time. wow, that's a lot of shrimp. i'm ryon stewart, i'm the
PBS
Jan 9, 2013 12:00am PST
. >> rose: general stanley mcchrystal is here. he's written a new memoir called "my share of the task." mcchrystal was to the military born, a west point graduate like his father before him let the joint operations command from 203 to 2008. his says included the capture of saddam hussein. he is credited by many with that transformed special forces into what they are today. in june 2009 he became commander of the u.s. forces in isaf in afghanistan where he pursued a strategic of counterinsurgency. that assignment would be his last in the military, an article called the run away general which appeared in rolling stone magazine in june 2010 forced his resignation. >> the war is bigger than any one man or woman, whether a private, a general or a president. as difficults a it is to lose general mcchrystal i believe it is the right thing to do for our security. the conguk in the recently published article does not meet the standard that should be set by a commanding general. it under mines the civilian control of the military that is at the core on our democratic system. and it erodes the t
CSPAN
Jan 28, 2013 10:00am EST
and the pursuit of al qaeda in iraq. it is a conversation with general stanley mcchrystal, also featuring mike o'hanlon of brookings. thanks so much for joining us on "the washington journal." [captioning performed by national captioning institute] [captions copyright national cable satellite corp. 2013] mf good morning, everyone. welcome to brookings. thanks for coming out. it is an unusual treat, even at a place where we have such amazing events, to have general stanley mcchrystal here today. i am mike o'hanlon, one of the members of the 21st century defense initiative. we are hosting this event with bruce riddell, who runs the -- first readout -- bruce riddell .- bruce ridedel, general mcchrystal build up an organization into what was the state-of-the-art capability that ultimately led not only to our topic of today, the tracking and ultimate killing of the al qaeda terrorist zarqawi, but also many of the procedures that led to the finding and killing of bin laden. the success of joint special operations command is one of the most important stories in the broader war on terror. we are honored
CNN
Jan 10, 2013 1:00am PST
mcchrystal and his views. first, randy kaye. take a look. >> reporter: if you wonder whether or not good people armed with guns really do help stop more gun violence, look no further than the shooting inside this san antonio theater in december. around 9:30, december 17th, 19-year-old jesus manuel garcia allegedly opened fire at the china garden restaurant. investigators say he was targeting his ex-girlfriend who worked there. police say when the employees fled, the shooter chased after them in the parks lot, firing at them. in the chaos, he also shot at a san antonio patrol car after the officer shined a light on him. >> he was having a difficult time dealing with the breakup, and that is what may have set him off to come over here and commit this act. >> reporter: garcia then followed the restaurant employees into the movie theater next door. the gunman kept shooting as panicked moviegoers poured out the exit doors. >> could have died, you know? and i'm glad i'm okay and i have another day with my son. >> reporter: one of the fleeing patrons was wounded. but so many may hav
FOX News
Jan 9, 2013 1:00pm PST
house may soon pull all troops out of afghanistan. what do you think retired general stanley mcchrystal thinks of that. we'll ask him and he is negligence. using cloud computing and mobile technology, verizon innovators have developed a projective display for firefighters. allowing them to see through anything. because the world's biggest challenges deserve even bigger solutions. powerful answers. verizon. ♪ ♪ we're lucky, it's not every day you find a companion as loyal as a subaru. love. it's what makes a subaru, a subaru. you won't just find us online, you'll also find us in person, with dedicated support teams at over 500 branches nationwide. so when you call or visit, you can ask for a name you know. because personal service starts with a real person. [ rodger ] at scottrade, seven dollar trades are just the start. our support teams are nearby, ready to help. it's no wonder so many investors are saying... [ all ] i'm with scottrade. >>. >> neil: we know the obama administration wants to put most troops out of afghanistan after 2014, every single one? they are mulling called the
FOX News
Jan 13, 2013 8:00am PST
when the one-eyed horatious stepped forward. mcchrystal's choice of the quote is a fertile hint as to how he views his career in afghanistan. he was in his mind, the man who would save the day. unfortunately, the general's high ambitions were never realized. a rolling stone reporter put an end to his career, quoting that mcchrystal and his staff, making disparaging remarks about the administration in a night of revelry in paris. it seems, he writes in his memoir, a deficit of trust existed between him and the president's men. a former black operations specialist, the general is very slick on the book circuit, blocking and passing adroitly when the questions get into the weeds. his political outlook is liberal, having admittedly voted for obama in 2008. he speaks the language of the left, eshoeing any queries about his dealings with president obama and preferring to emphasize soft power and what he calls his ballistic relationship with people. if the reader is look for an spraipgz of how he was ambushed by rolling stone, the general is mostly mute. a commander naive enough to thi
MSNBC
Jan 11, 2013 10:00am PST
trusted was actually fired pretty much by president obama. he accepted general stanley mcchrystal's resignation after that article in "rolling stone making sfwleen." that was literally the last person that president karzai was open to and talked to, and, in fact, he said himself that his two favorite generals in the last 12 years, one was general mcchrystal and the other was general mcneil. after that we've seen him uneasy when it comes to the commanding jonathans in afghanistan, including general petraeus and during our interview he had a coded message. when i asked him about the general petraeus scandal, i said away went through your mind when you heard about the scandal. he said i thought about the thousands and thousands of vine trees that were destroyed and the people that suffered. that was a coded message to say that general petraeus bulldozed kandahar, which is his home province, so he hasn't trusted the americans that have come through. he has respected certain senators, including senators mccain, lieberman, and graham who have come to afghanistan at least yearly since th
MSNBC
Jan 14, 2013 10:00am PST
mcchrystal on chuck hagel. the exit strategy from afghanistan and his own career. >>> plus, show stopper. president clinton he should the standing ovation with his surprise appearance on "lincoln" at the golden globes. >> in "lincoln" we see a man more interesting than the legend and a far better guide for future presidents. >> exciting special guest. that was hillary clinton's husband. >> that was bill clinton. >> that was. >> it was bill rodham clinton. >> that's right. >>> and ben affleck finally gets his just due for "argo." >> it's an extraordinary thing in your life. these nominees are exceptional talents. >> good day. i'm andrea mitchell live in washington. thanks for joining us. president obama used the final press conference of his first term in office to draw a line in the sand on debt ceiling compromises. joining me now for our daily fix cris alissa, msnbc contributor of post politics.com, chuck todd, nbc news chief white house correspondent, political director, host of the daily rundown and questioner of the president and usa today's aush washington bureau chief. chuc
PBS
Jan 9, 2013 11:00pm PST
. here's what general stanley mcchrystal saito me yesterday. >> i think the ambiguity of the movie, i'm not arguing whether the movie is true or not but it forces the debate. it actually shows both sides of it. it shows the horror of torture, the cruelty of it but it also shows the underlying rationale for somebody who might argue for it. so it sort of puts it right in front of us that says how do you feel about this and how would you feel about this in the future. it's also easy to feel about it this way. if w go back to 9/11 -- >> rose: and you hear the voices. >> it's different. but you have to set yourself a moral compass because long term i believe, my personal position, if you start down that path, we won't be who we need to be and we won't be internal to ourselves and we won't be perceived who we must be perceived to be. >> rose: the national conversation is sparked by the film comes at the time of leadership changes at the c.i.a. state dent and pentagon. from washington peter bergen cnn national security analyst and author of man hunt, the ten year search of bin laden from
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